How to Transform a Seasonal Job to a Permanent Position

Lifeguard

As the weather changes, so do many of the seasonal work opportunities available to job seekers. And while some applicants move from seasonal job to seasonal job (for example: ski bums in the winter, lifeguards in the summer), others look at seasonal work as a way to show their professionalism and work ethic to potential employers so that they may parlay More...

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By Lynn Herman On Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Telecommuting Could Save Employees and Employers Time, Money, Grief

By Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc. Solution Needed For Monster Commutes CHICAGO, February 7, 2013 - With a new report detailing the growing cost of daily commuting to and from work, one workplace authority More...

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By Glassdoor Team On Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Secrets To Finding Good Jobs Not Advertised

Not all jobs are posted on Internet boards or advertised in the newspaper. A slew of good jobs aren’t ever broadcasted to the general public, but that doesn’t mean you can’t break into this hidden market. More...

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By Glassdoor Team On Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

What You Need To Know Before Working At A Startup

No two startups are alike, which is why when choosing between two to work for it comes down to more than just salary. Even in this job market, some people are faced with multiple job offers, particularly if they More...

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By Glassdoor Team On Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

7 Tips To Rev Up Your Job Search This Summer

With the year almost half over, it’s time to size up your progress. Your career may look like an amusement park, and you might feel like you’re stuck in a line that’s barely moving. Or maybe you rode one roller More...

Money Bag
By Glassdoor Team On Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

When To Negotiate Beyond Salary

Stuck with a low salary offer? You may not be able to negotiate a higher base pay, but you could bargain for better benefits. Whether you’re looking for a flexible work schedule, earlier review or a bonus, companies may More...

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By Glassdoor Team On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

5 Tips To Banish The Boredom At Work

If you are counting the hours until lunch or until you can head home, chances are you’re bored in your job. Boredom can be bad news in a world that values engagement and contribution. Yet it’s a reality for More...

Graduation
By Lynn Herman On Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Turning the Summer Internship into a Full-Time Job

By: Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc Treat your internship as a real job  The best way to prove you are qualified for a permanent position is through action.  Think of your internship as a trial period or More...

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By Annie Waldman On Thursday, May 10th, 2012

5 Secrets To Quickly Land The Job

More employers are hiring in a hurry, making decisions within days or in some cases hours of meeting great candidates. My new piece on Fortune.com tells how and why companies are doing this, and from many indications More...

Graduation
By Glassdoor Team On Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

Guide To Getting Hired For The Class of 2012

It’s that time of year again — graduation time. If you’re about to graduate in the Class of 2012, congratulations! You may be in the midst of a job search, and I’m here to walk you through each and every More...

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